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The World encyclopedia of comics

The World encyclopedia of comics

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comic books, strips, etc. -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementedited by Maurice Horn.
    ContributionsHorn, Maurice.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6710 .W6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination785 p. :
    Number of Pages785
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5199193M
    ISBN 100877540306
    LC Control Number75022322


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